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Eight local service members gain citizenship on fast-track program

Immigrants with permanent resident status can join any branch of the U.S. military. One of the new citizens had always thought he was an American. 10 more words


Migrant solidarity protest in Manchester

Mikhil Karnik reports

About 100-150 protesters gathered and laid flowers outside the Immigration and Asylum Tribunal in Manchester on Friday evening. They were there in solidarity with those asylum seekers and migrants who have perished in the Mediterranean Sea, and to protest against the complete indifference of European Governments, who bear real responsibility for the primary causes of flight.


David Cameron: Welfare reform is key to reducing immigration

He said: “The economic draw of Britain is so great that you will never deal with immigration unless you change the way our welfare system works. 10 more words


Indian Migration to Hong Kong

Despite being a small minority of Hong Kong’s population, migrants from India were crucial to Hong Kong’s economy, supporting trade with other geographical regions and establishing some of Hong Kong’s best known companies. 672 more words

Hong Kong History

Court of Session examines interplay between Article 8 and the Immigration Rules

This week we welcome to the Blog our new team of commentators on Scottish human rights issues – Fraser Simpson, David Scott and Thomas Raine. 1,181 more words

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THOMAS TASCHINGER: Migrant ship tragedy highlights immigration dilemma

The tragic deaths of more than 800 north African migrants in a shipwreck off the coast of Libya last weekend stunned Europe. From one end of the … 13 more words


COMMENTARY: Living on the border during immigration surge — a mayor's perspective

I have met with senators, congressmen, state representatives, the lieutenant governor, higher ups in state government, federal officials, Mexican …

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